E P Nirmal

Founder of Creative Chess Academy
FIDE ELO: 2238.
Trainer of former Under 10 World Chess Champion Nihal Sarin.
Senior Coach with 20 years of experience.
Former Kerala State Chess Champion.


GM Srinath Narayanan

Guest Faculty
Grand Master In Chess.
FIDE ELO : 2540.
Former World Under-12 Champion.
Current Trainer of GM Nihal Sarin.
Three-time Asian Junior Champion.
Vice Captain of Indian Olympiad Team.


IM Viani Antonio D’Cunha

Guest Faculty
International Master in chess.
FIDE ELO : 2397.
Ekalavya award winner.
Many years experience in chess coaching


Hinduja Reddy

Chess Trainer
FIDE ELO : 1881.
National Women’s Bronze Medalist 2014.
Multiple times AP State Women’s Champion.


Sibin Paul

Chess Trainer
FIDE ELO : 1290.
Experienced Juniors coach.
Represented Calicut University of Kerala in South Zone University Championship twice.
Former chess coach at Devamatha Public School, Thrissur.
Trained 300+ students.
4+ year experience as coach.


Mekha M S

Chess Trainer
FIDE Rating 1355.
National player (school games).
Second position in state level under 19 school games.
Won interzone team chess championship(calicut university)
Experienced coach


Gautami C P

Fide Rating – 1058
Reserve member for state and university teams
Calicut University girls Team championship 2017 to 2019 consecutively
Multiple times district champion in junior girls